Review: Femara and Medrol
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Femara and Medrol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 41 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
What are the drugs
Femara (latest outcomes from 8,671 users) has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer.
Medrol (latest outcomes from 9,479 users) has active ingredients of methylprednisolone. It is often used in inflammation.
On Aug, 27, 2014: 41 people who take Femara, Medrol are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Femara (letrozole)
- Medrol (methylprednisolone)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Organising Pneumonia||Deep Vein Thrombosis||Pain|
|Anal Haemorrhage||Pulmonary Embolism||Osteonecrosis Of Jaw|
|Bone Pain||Oedema Peripheral||Arthralgia|
|Chest Pain||Death||Back Pain|
|Metastases To Liver||Metastases To Liver||Dyspnoea|
|Metastases To Lung||Metastases To Lung||Abdominal Pain|
|Osteonecrosis||Osteonecrosis||Metastases To Liver|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Osteonecrosis Of Jaw|
|Metastases To Liver|
Drug effectiveness by age :
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|Mental Status Changes||Amnesia||Anxiety|
|Nausea||Metastases To Lung||Hydronephrosis|
|Pharyngeal Oedema||Metastases To Liver||Osteomyelitis|
|Urinary Tract Infection||Bone Pain||Back Pain|
|Throat Tightness||Confusional State||Lymphadenopathy|
|Suprapubic Pain||Tendon Disorder||Osteonecrosis Of Jaw|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- Does femara affect crp results?
Does femara affect the results of the C Reactive Protein test? I have been on it for two years and have side effects of joint pain and hot flashes with nausea.
- Nasal and chest infection and congestion
I have been suffering stuffy nose and chest congestion and swelling of cheek bones due to infection, started taking methyprednisone and yesterday and no relieve as of yet i am getting worse.
- While taking a medrol 4 mg. pill pack, (a blood test was done) can a false reading occur for the vitamin-d level or score lower than 30 occur?
I thought I was having a heart attack. I went to an E.R. was admitted, after many tests it was not. Three days later I went to my family doctor, believed in was due to my lungs. I was prescribed a 4 mg. medrol pill pack. About 4-5 days later I was still having chest pains so I went back. Another doc ...
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Femara (letrozole) is often used to treat breast cancer. Medrol (methylprednisolone) is often used to treat inflammation. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Femara is used in:
- Medrol is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Femara alternatives:
- Medrol alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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